Quiz One Cardiovascular

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Cardiovascular Quizzes & Trivia

In this quiz, we’ll be analysing all things related to the heart – the muscular organ in the body of humans and animals that pumps blood all around the circulatory system. What do you know about the heart? Let’s find out.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    WHEN THE HEART CONTRACTS, THIS IS CALLED
    • A. 

      REPOLARIZATION

    • B. 

      DEPOLARIZATION

    • C. 

      TELEMETRY

  • 2. 
    THE P WAVE REPRESENTS THE DEPOLARIZATION OF THE
    • A. 

      SEMILUNAR VALVES

    • B. 

      VENTRICLE

    • C. 

      ATRIA

  • 3. 
    THE QRS COMPLEX REPRESENTS THE DEPOLARIZATION (CONTRACTION) OF THE
    • A. 

      VENTRICLE

    • B. 

      ATRIA

    • C. 

      BOTH

  • 4. 
    MACHINE USED TO RECORD AMBULATORY ECGS
    • A. 

      MULTI LEAD MONITOR

    • B. 

      HOLTER MONITOR

    • C. 

      Q WAVE MONITOR

  • 5. 
    ELECTRONIC TRANFER OF DATA TO A DISTANT SOURCE IS CALLED
    • A. 

      TRANSMISSION

    • B. 

      TELEMETRY

    • C. 

      ELECTRONIC TRACING

  • 6. 
    T WAVES REPRESENT REPOLARIZATION (RELAXATION) OF THE
    • A. 

      ATRIA

    • B. 

      BOTH

    • C. 

      VENTRICLE

  • 7. 
    PRESENT BUT NOT OBSERVED BECAUSE OF THE QRS COMPLEX ACTIVITY
    • A. 

      ATRIAL REPOLARIZATION (CONTRACTION)

    • B. 

      VENTRICLE REPOLARIZATION (CONTRACTION)

    • C. 

      BOTH

  • 8. 
    NORMAL EJECTION FRACTION OF THE VENTRICLES IS
    • A. 

      GREATER THAN 50%

    • B. 

      GREATER THAN 60%

    • C. 

      LESS THAN 60%

  • 9. 
    DO BE CONSIDERED A HEART TRANSPLANT CANDIDATE, YOUR EJECTION FRACTION MUST BE BELOW
    • A. 

      40%

    • B. 

      10%

    • C. 

      20%

  • 10. 
    TO COMPENSATE FOR HYPOXEMIA THE BODY COMPENSATES BY POLYCYTHEMIA
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    SERUM ELECTROLYTE TESTS MEASURE ALL OF THESE EXCEPT
    • A. 

      SODIUM

    • B. 

      CALCIUM

    • C. 

      MAGNESIUM

    • D. 

      IRON

    • E. 

      POTASSIUM

  • 12. 
    NEEDED TO MAINTAIN BODYS FLUID BALANCE
    • A. 

      CALCIUM

    • B. 

      POTASSIUM

    • C. 

      SODIUM

  • 13. 
    REQUIRED FOR RELAXATION OF HEART MUSCLE
    • A. 

      SODIUM

    • B. 

      POTASSIUM

    • C. 

      CALCIUM

  • 14. 
    NEEDED FOR CONTRACTION OF THE CARDIAC MUSCLE
    • A. 

      K

    • B. 

      CA

    • C. 

      NA

  • 15. 
    MYOCARDIAL MUSCLE PROTEIN RELEASED INTO CIRCULATION AFTER A MYOCARDIAL INJURY
    • A. 

      BNP

    • B. 

      TROPONIN I

    • C. 

      CRP

  • 16. 
    NEUROHORMONE SECRETED BY THE HEART IN RESPONSE TO VENTRICULAR EXPANSION
    • A. 

      CRP

    • B. 

      BNP

    • C. 

      NA

  • 17. 
    HOMOCYSTEINE IS A
    • A. 

      HEART ENZYME

    • B. 

      AMINO ACID

    • C. 

      LIVER PROTEIN

  • 18. 
    C-REACTIVE PROTEIN IS PRODUCED BY THE LIVER DURING PERIODS OF ACUTE_____AND IS PREDICTOR OF CARDIAC EVENTS.
    • A. 

      HYPOXIA

    • B. 

      ANEMIA

    • C. 

      INFLAMMATION

  • 19. 
    RAPID IV INFUSION CAN REDUCE HEART FAILURE
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    THIS LIPID CONTAINS MORE PROTEIN THAN FAT
    • A. 

      LDL

    • B. 

      HDL

    • C. 

      VLDL

  • 21. 
    NORMAL HDL RANGE
    • A. 

      30-60

    • B. 

      50-70

    • C. 

      40-60

  • 22. 
    NORMAL LDL LEVEL
    • A. 

      0-100

    • B. 

      100-200

    • C. 

      OVER 200

  • 23. 
    DYSRHYTHMIA AND ARRHYTHMIA ARE THE SAME THING
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    SINUS TACHYCARDIA INCLUDES ALL EXCEPT
    • A. 

      BPM OVER 100

    • B. 

      ORIGINATES IN THE NA NODE

    • C. 

      ORIGINATES IN THE SA NODE

  • 25. 
    FATIGUE, LIGHTHEADEDNESS AND SYNCOPE MAY INDICATE
    • A. 

      SINUS TACHYCARDIA

    • B. 

      SINUS BRADYCARDIA

    • C. 

      SUPRAVENTRICULAR TACHYCARDIA